Announcements for November 14-20, 2010

Sunday: 8:45 am Matins; 9:30 am Divine Liturgy, Classes, Brunch

Tuesday:  6:00 pm Vespers

Thursday:  6:00 pm Vespers; 7:00 pm Choir

Saturday:  9:30 am Advent Quiet Day of Recollection (Luke’s Infancy Narrative); 5:00 pm Vespers; 6:00 pm Vespers

Sunday:  8:30 am Matins; 9:30 am Divine Liturgy, Classes, Lenten Brunch

Advent (Nativity Lent) begins tomorrow.  (Please be sure that Sunday Brunches are Lenten.  Thanks.)

(Note: Music for the Liturgy between now and Christmas will be taken from the setting by Metropolitan Hilarion.)

Looking Ahead:

Saturday, November 20 @ 9:30 am Advent Quiet Day of Recollection centered around St. Luke’s Infancy Narratives

Wednesday, November 24 @ 7:00 pm Akathist of Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 25 @ 9:30 am Divine Liturgy (Thanksgiving)

Saturday, November 27 @ 10:00 am Work Party

Saturday, December 4 @ 5:00 pm Vespers & Litia & Refreshments

Sunday, December 5 @ 8:30 am Hours, Hierarchial Divine Liturgy, Festal Brunch

Saturday, December 18 @ 10:00 am Work Party

Friday, December 24@ 4:00 pm Vesperal Divine Liturgy; 11:30 pm Nativity Vigil

Saturday, December 25 @ 12:00 am Nativity Divine Liturgy

There are lots of opportunities for prayer, worship, service and stewardship in coming weeks.  We encourage everybody in the parish to join in the holiday preparations and celebrations.  Each of the divine services and many of the stewardship possibilities could be part of your Advent discipline and schedule.